Ellen Stewart's La MaMa Umbria Announces 2011 Teaching Artists

Ping Chong, Tina Landau, André de Shields, Erik Ehn, Ruth Maleczech, Dijana Milosevic, Hjalmar-Jorge Joffre-Eichorn, JoAnne Akalaitis, Ratan Thiyam, Marco Martinelli, Ermania Montanari and others will offer experiential workshops for professional directors, playwrights and actors at La MaMa Umbria International in Spoleto, Italy during 3 Programs this summer.

Erik Ehn facilitates the 5th Annual La MaMa International Playwright Retreat, July 3 – 13, 2011 at La MaMa Umbria is Spoleto, Italy. Please visit the website http://lamama.org/programs/la-mama-umbria-international/master-acting-workshops/ for Registration Form and more information.

The 12 Annual La MaMa International Symposium for Directors takes place from July 15 – August 14, 2011 at La MaMa Umbria. There will be 2 two-week sessions, each featuring at least four teaching artists and special guests. In addition, participants visit local cultural sites, attend arts festivals and community fairs and meet local artists.
Registration is now underway. Please visit the website http://lamama.org/programs/la-mama-umbria-international/directorssymposium/ for Registration Form and more information.

Tina Landau and André de Shields share their approaches to actor training during the inaugural year of the La MaMa Umbria Master Acting Workshops, August 16 -26, 2011. Please visit the website http://lamama.org/programs/la-mama-umbria-international/playwrightretreat/ for Registration Form and more information.